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Articles about 6 bold suburban homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace.<p>This curvaceous Missouri home, which we first spotlighted in 2012 for its sunken outdoor fire pit, grew from plans for a pool...<p>From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a range of prefabricated, modular homes in …

Writing

Articles about 6 reading nooks we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.<p>From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a range of prefabricated, modular homes in Colorado.<p>If your manuscript is far from being illuminated, it’s time to drop …

New York Times

Kate Winslet’s Modeling Contract with L’Oréal Has a ‘No Photoshop’ Clause

Actress Kate Winslet is taking a stand against unrealistic beauty retouching in the ad industry. In addition to speaking out publicly against the …

11 ways to humiliate yourself in France

1. Fail to say bonjour.<p>French politeness is predicated on the use of <i>formulations</i>. You don’t need to talk extensively (in fact, you shouldn’t unless …

France

The Story Behind Seoul’s Latest Street Style Staple

Street Style

'Suffragette' review: Can a movie make you see the world differently?

LOS ANGELES — Can a movie change your mind? Your heart? Your view of the world around you?<p>Some can, by degrees, and <i>Suffragette</i> is one such film.<p>Firm …

The perks of being a coffee artist

SINGAPORE: Some of us need a caffeine fix on a daily basis, while others visit trendy cafes for a cup of flat white. But for coffee artist Maria …

Heart Vs. Brain: Funny Webcomic Shows Constant Battle Between Our Intellect And Emotions

Our brains and our hearts have a very interesting relationship, and it is their crazy back-and-forth that Nick Seluk, the artist behind the popular …

Why blocking extra-marital affair site Ashley Madison in Singapore makes sense

Singaporeans are agitated by the fact that Ashley Madison, a site for married folks to hook-up, has intentions to “launch” in Singapore — whatever …

Ashley Madison

Singapore companies, including SMEs, will benefit from TPP trade deal: Lim Hng Kiang

SINGAPORE - Singapore companies, including its small and medium enterprises, will benefit from the a historic deal that will ease trade in goods and …

6 Sleep Habits Of Productive People

For starters: They don’t need alarm clocks, stick to their bedtimes, and don’t sleep with their smartphones.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>You may feel super productive by pulling all nighters, but you’re …

“Just Googling it” is bad for your brain

Having the world at our fingertips around the clock takes a lot of the pressure off our minds to remember basic facts. But the ability to find answers on search engines like Google is also killing our memories, a recent report (pdf) by cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab shows.<p>When asked a question, …

Kaspersky Lab

The Data Are Damning: How Race Influences School Funding

Research shows that in Pennsylvania’s public schools skin color, not economics, determines how much money districts get.<p>PHILADELPHIA—In America, schools with a lot of minority students are chronically underfunded. Is that the case because these students are poor, and poor communities have fewer …

Tom Wolf

The 21 most popular novels of the year so far

The beauty of fiction writing is its ability to take the reader into captivating imagined worlds, from fantasy-like environments to tales set back in time.<p>Every year, Amazon pulls together its most popular print books of the year​. Based on sales numbers and updated daily, the list is a good …

Books

How Destroying My New $1,600 Canon L Lens Made My Month

No. No. Please, no. A moment of terror for every photographer out there. I opened my photo bag, took out my camera to take a picture of the street …

Can Lady Gaga's new video move the needle on campus rape?

Lady Gaga's new video, "Til It Happens to You," is a haunting depiction of campus rape and its aftermath.<p>It shot to the No. 1 spot on the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart Thursday, the day it debuted.<p>It captured the attention of Oprah Winfrey, who tweeted about it.<p>It's been viewed more than 7 …

Jimmy Kimmel’s iPhone 6s gag makes Apple owners look foolish

We’re all pretty excited about the upcoming release of the iPhone 6s, Apple’s latest and shiniest hardware. And it seems that some people are so excited about the new phone that it makes them forget a bunch of things — like what an original iPhone looks like.<p>Kimmel sent an interviewer out on the …

Jimmy Kimmel

Marilyn Monroe’s Definitive Bombshell Beauty Rules, Straight From the Icon’s Mouth

When it comes to defining the eternal allure of Old Hollywood bombshell glamour, no woman has made more of an impact than Marilyn Monroe. Though dozens of bright young actresses—Michelle Williams, Lindsay Lohan—have sported platinum pin curls and white dresses to play the iconic star, Monroe’s own …

Beauty

12 Cocktails Starring Your Favorite Wines

Yes, you can have a glass of red and a fruity mixed drink, too.<p>Yes, you can have a glass of red and a fruity mixed drink, too.

Serena and Venus: What’s It Like?

In the days before Tuesday night’s quarter-final match at the U.S. Open between Venus and Serena Williams, and then again in the moments after it, the two competitors were asked many variations of the same question: <i>What’s it like to play your sister?</i> We ought to have some sense of it by now: …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Psychology

How Elizabeth I made red hair fashionable – in 1558

Long before the pre-Raphaelites, the so-called Virgin Queen made red hair – which had been much-maligned – so fashionable that her courtiers started dying their beards to match. Here’s how she did it<p>There’s a painting in the National Portrait Gallery that has long been a source of fashion …

Photography (and Life) is About Subtraction, Not Addition

<i>Read this article on Google Docs or download as a PDF.</i><p>—<p>I believe photography (and life) is more about subtraction (instead of addition).<p>I’m …

Street Photography

'I dream about it every night': what happens to Americans who film police violence?

When Feidin Santana filmed Walter Scott’s death, it marked a turning point in the US civil rights movement – and in Santana’s life. He and others who have taken the law into their own hands tell their stories<p>Feidin Santana relives the morning of Saturday 4 April 2015 on a near continuous loop. It …

Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany Opens Up About the Sexism She's Faced in Hollywood

“It’s never ending.”<p><i>Orphan Black</i> star <b>Tatiana Maslany</b> recently overcame one professional obstacle—earning her first Emmy nomination for her extraordinary work on the BBC America series, an impressive feat considering the Emmys don’t typically recognize sci-fi programs. And now that the actress is …

Why Serena Williams and Jennifer Lawrence Are Our New Body Image Role Models

Serena Williams has dominated women’s tennis this year, sweeping the Australian Open, French Open, and last week’s Wimbledon tournament. But now stories about her astonishing record have been replaced with headlines about Williams’s appearance, beginning with a recent <i>New York Times</i> article.<p>The …

Serena Williams